Chinese medical personnel conclude one year free service

The 15 Chinese medical personnel including Medical Doctors that have been providing free medical service in Eritrea were seen off at a ceremony conducted yesterday, 23 August.

Asmara, 24 August 2019- The 15 Chinese medical personnel including Medical Doctors that have been providing free medical service in Eritrea were seen off at a ceremony conducted yesterday, 23 August.

The ceremony that was conducted at Ambasoira Hotel was attended by Ms. Amina Nurhussen, Minister of Health and Mr. Yang Zigang, Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China and other invited guests.

Indicating that the provision of free medical service by the Chinese health professionals in Eritrea attests to the historic relations between Eritrea and China, Minister Amina Nurhussen thanked the professionals for their outstanding service and welcomed the coming of the 13 new Chinese medical personnel.

Ambassador Yang on his part indicated that since 1997 over 200 Chinese Doctors and other health professionals have been providing free medical service in Eritrea and that attests to the bilateral relations and cooperation between the two countries.

The Chinese medical professionals have been providing one year medical service in various hospitals in the country.
At the event certificates of recognition were handed over to the professionals.